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SENIOR PROJECT DIRECTOR

Jay Hershenson

PROJECT ADVISOR

Gail O. Mellow

PROJECT DIRECTOR

Richard K. Lieberman

ASSOCIATE PROJECT DIRECTORS

Steven A. Levine

Stephen Weinstein

ASSISTANT PROJECT DIRECTOR

Tara Jean Hickman

ADMINISTRATION

Eduvina Estrella

WEB DESIGN

Livia Nieves

CALENDAR DESIGN

Abigail Sturges

COVER

Sandy Chase

EDITOR

Joe Margolis

LAGUARDIA AND WAGNER ARCHIVES STAFF

Casey Babcock

Soraya Ciego-Lemur

Douglas Di Carlo

Oleg Kleban

Thurain Nyunt

Juan Rodriguez

CONSULTING SCHOLARS

Carol Groneman, Professor Emerita, John Jay College/CUNY

John A. Thelin, University Research Professor, University of Kentucky

Harold Wechsler, Professor of Jewish Education and Educational History, New York University

 

CONSULTANTS

Joshua Brown, Executive Director, American Social History Project, CUNY Graduate Center

Blanche Wiesen Cook, Distinguished Professor, John Jay College/CUNY

Gerald Markowitz, Distinguished Professor, John Jay College/CUNY

 

SPECIAL THANKS

Michael Arena, University Director of Marketing and Communications, University Relations, CUNY

Dehlia Bauer, Archive Coordinator, Office of Marketing and Communications, CUNY

André Beckles, Photographer/Production Coordinator, University Relations, CUNY

Felisa Bienstock, Business Office/Purchasing, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Kim Buxton, Office of University Relations, CUNY

Phyllis Collazzo, The New York Times

Theresa Desmond, Special Assistant to the Chancellor and Senior Writer, CUNY

Stephanie Doba, Newspaper in Education Manager, The New York Times Knowledge Network

Allan Dobrin, Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer, CUNY

A. Craig Dunn, Manager of Corporate Partnerships, Education, The New York Times

Robert Edelstein, Marketing, The New York Times

Richard Elliott, Vice President for Administration, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Barbara Esmark, be Gallery

Lynne Etienne, Campaign Officer, Communications and Special Events, CUNY

Randy Fader-Smith, Marketing and Communications Office, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Susan Farkas, Chief of the United Nations Radio and Television Service

Carlos A. Flynn, University Dean for Institutional Advancemen, CUNY

Sharon Forde, Office of University Relations, CUNY

Pat Gray, Director of Corporate Relations and Special Events, Office of University Relations, CUNY

Ana María Hernández, Education & Language Acquisition Department, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Thomas Hladek, Executive Director of Finance and Business, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Bruce Hoffacker, Executive Associate to the Vice-President for Academic Affairs, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Robert Isaacson, Executive Director, CUNY TV

Luz Jimenez, Special Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Research, CUNY

Peter Katopes, Vice President for Academic Affairs, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

John Kotowski, Director of City Relations, CUNY

Samuel Lieberman, Student, The Calhoun School

Janet Lieberman, Professor Emerita, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Thomas Lisanti, Rights and Reproduction Division, New York Public Library

Susan Lyddon, Director of Marketing and Communications, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Mail Center Staff, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Ernesto Malave, Vice Chancellor, Office of Budget and Finance, CUNY

Diane McNulty, Executive Director, Corporate Communication, The New York Times

Hourig Messerlian, Deputy to the Secretary, CUNY Board of Trustees

John Mogulescu, Senior University Dean for Academic Affairs and Dean of the School for Professional Studies, CUNY

Livia Nieves, Web Designer, CUNY

Felice Nudelman, Executive Director, Education, The New York Times

Rene Ontal, Faculty Experts Service, University Relations, CUNY

José Orengo, Executive Director for College Advancement, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Ed Rhodes, Campaign Officer, Marketing, CUNY

Eneida Rivas, College and Community Relations Office, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Rita Rodin, Media Relations, CUNY

Neill Rosenfeld, Staff Writer, CUNY Office of Communications and Marketing

Frederick Schaffer, General Counsel and Senior Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs,  CUNY

Ramone Segree, Vice-President, Institutional Advancement, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Daniel Shure, Managing Editor, CUNY.edu

Vanda Stevenson, Business Office/Accounting, LaGuardia Community College/CUNY

Shanequa Terry, Office of University Relations, CUNY

Stan Wolfson, Media Relations, CUNY

 

THE PHOTOGRAPHS IN THIS CALENDAR ARE COURTESY OF

Peggy Ake, League for Innovation in the Community College

Monica Blank, Rockefeller Foundation Archives

George Boggs, American Association of Community Colleges

Sarita E. Brown, Excelencia in Education

Lesia R. Bullock, The Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Susan Chilcott, American Association of State Colleges and Universities

Christina Chong, The Wallace Foundation

Greg Clyburn, Carnegie Foundation

David Conner, American Association of Community College Trustees

Winfield Curry, The United Negro College Fund

Maria Day, Maryland State Archives

Dr. Geraldo E. de los Santos, League for Innovation in the Community College

Reverend Dr. Robert F. DeWolfe, Historiographer, The Episcopal Diocese of West Texas

Charisma Dezonie, The Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Shannelle English, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Marjorie George, The Episcopal Diocese of West Texas

Lucas Held, The Wallace Foundation

Dina M. Horwedel, American Indian College Fund

Roy Kaltschmidt, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Sue C. Kellay, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Norma Kent, American Association of Community Colleges

Susan Kuecker, African American Museum of Iowa

John Lumpkin, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Lisa Marine, State Historical Society of Wisconsin

John Moder, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

Cindy Monaweck, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Kathy Reincke, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Norma Jean Revilla-Garcia, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

Miguel Satut, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Paul Shelly, New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities

Robert Townsend, American Historical Association

Adam Watson, State Archives of Florida

Richard Williams, American Indian College Fund

 

THIS PUBLICATION IS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART BY GRANTS FROM

THE MAYOR'S OFFICE OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Michael Bloomberg, Mayor

Patricia Harris, First Deputy Mayor

 

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Christine Quinn, Speaker

Charles Barron, Chair, Higher Education Committee

Leroy Comrie, Majority Whip

Eric Gioia, Chair, Oversight and Investigations Committee

David Weprin, Chair, Finance Committee

 

JPMORGAN CHASE

Jamie Dimon, Chairman and C.E.O.

Leonard Colica, Senior Vice President

Kimberly Davis, Senior Vice President

Kim Jasmin, Vice President

Timothy G. Noble, Vice President

 

TIAA-CREF

Ronald L. Thompson, Chairman

Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer

 

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